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Food Processing Ministry Grievance Cell

Union Food Processing Ministry has created a dedicated grievance cell, for maintaining uninterrupted supplies of food-related essentials. Key Points Decision to create ‘grievance cell’ was taken as State governments in India have started imposing several restrictions for curbing the surge in Covid cases. Grievance cell is meant for the food and food-related industry for ensuring ..

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Recent Missions of Tourism Ministry

The Government of India is planning to bring a new tourism policy. The policy aims to provide better facilities and services to the tourists visiting India. It will create five missions in the country. What are the missions of the tourism policy? National Green Tourism Mission: To bring sustainability in tourism National Digital Tourism Mission: ..

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One Nation-One Grid-One Frequency

PowerGrid Corporation Limited celebrated the anniversary of the achievement of “One Nation One Grid”, as a part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav. Highlights On this occasion, Free health check-up and medical camps were organised across 70 locations. History of National Grid in India In India, Grid management started in sixties on regional basis. Initially, grids ..

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Power Ministry approves Inter-state projects worth Rs 15,893 cr

Union power minister, R K Singh, approved 23 new inter-state transmission system projects of worth Rs 15,893 crore. About inter-state transmission system (ISTS) projects Out of 23 ISTS project, 13 projects are having an estimated cost of Rs 14,766 crore. These projects will be developed under Tariff Based Competitive Bidding (TBCB). While, 10 projects having ..

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Rural Development Ministry-Flipkart MoU to empower local businesses

Ministry of Rural Development of Government of India (MoRD) and Flipkart has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana – National Rural Livelihood Mission (DAY-NRLM). Key Facts MoU between ministry & Flipkart will help in empowering local businesses and self-help groups (SHGs) by bringing them into the e-commerce fold. Partnership is ..

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Hydro Electric Power Projects in Ladakh

In November 2021, the Government of India cleared eight hydro power projects. Of these seven are in Ladakh and one in Jammu and Kashmir. What are the Hydro Electric Power Projects? They are as follows: DubakShyok in Ladakh: 19 MW Sankoo in Ladakh: 18.5 MW Nimmu Chilling in Ladakh: 24 MW Rongdo in Ladakh: 12 ..

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